Discovery Woods Montessori School



Discovery Woods Montessori School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Discovery Woods Montessori School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 24
1 21
2 14
3 16
4 17
5 19
6 7
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Discovery Woods Montessori School is a public elementary school located in Brainerd, MN in the Discovery Woods Montessori School District. It enrolls 118 students in grades 1st through 12th. Discovery Woods Montessori School is the 853rd largest public school in Minnesota and the 52,060th largest nationally. It has 14.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 118
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 8.17
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 52,060th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Minnesota: 853rd out of 1,001
Student/Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 414th out of 989
Full Time Teacher Rank in Minnesota: 892nd out of 989

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Discovery Woods Montessori School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 59
(50%)
59
(50%)
 Female 59
(50%)
59
(50%)

Discovery Woods Montessori School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 108
(92%)
108
(92%)
 Black 4
(3%)
4
(3%)
 Two or More 3
(3%)
3
(3%)
 Asian 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Hispanic 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(1%)
1
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Discovery Woods Montessori School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 51
(43%)
51
(43%)
 Not Eligible 41
(35%)
41
(35%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 26
(22%)
26
(22%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 986 ranked schools in Minnesota, Discovery Woods Montessori School is ranked 720th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Discovery Woods Montessori School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (65.3%) is significantly higher than the state average of 40.6%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Compare Discovery Woods Montessori School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,440.0% 14.4:1
 
1,480.9% 14.8:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 40.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
This School 65.3%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Discovery Woods Montessori School
Brainerd, MN
Public KG - 06 118 14.4:1  
Lake Region Christian School
Baxter, MN
Private PK - 12 229 8:1 1 miles
Riverside Elementary
Brainerd, MN
Public KG - 04 612 16.4:1 1 miles
St Francis Catholic School
Brainerd, MN
Private PK - 08 233 11:1 2 miles
Harrison Elementary
Brainerd, MN
Public KG - 04 226 15:1 2 miles
Lincoln Education Center
Brainerd, MN
Public 03 - 12 61 5.3:1 2 miles
Lowell Elementary
Brainerd, MN
Public KG - 04 414 15.9:1 2 miles
Brainerd Early Childhood Sp. Ed.
Brainerd, MN
Public PK - PK 144 8.5:1 3 miles
Isd 181 Learning Center
Brainerd, MN
Public KG - 12 112 11.4:1 3 miles
Garfield Elementary
Brainerd, MN
Public KG - 04 359 13.1:1 3 miles
Forestview Middle School
Baxter, MN
Public 05 - 08 1,914 19.2:1 4 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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